Australian police make a seizure of meth. File photo: Reuters Australian police make a seizure of meth. File photo: Reuters
Australian police make a seizure of meth. File photo: Reuters

As Australia’s drug habit booms, Asia’s El Chapo has coronavirus to thank

  • The coronavirus pandemic has sent demand and prices for illicit drugs booming in Australia, where local production is limited
  • Criminal gangs such as the triad-linked ‘The Company’ are cashing in and taking advantage while authorities are busy with the health emergency

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Australian police make a seizure of meth. File photo: Reuters Australian police make a seizure of meth. File photo: Reuters
Australian police make a seizure of meth. File photo: Reuters
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